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Oregon Sports Stories Special Preview

June 16, 2013

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This summer, History Press West is proud to announce a new title from sports writer and author Bob Robinson. Drawing on six decades of sports coverage, Robinson shares unique, behind-the-scenes accounts of some of Oregon’s greatest sports moments and game-changing personalities. Blazermania overruns the Rose City as the Trail Blazers take down the favored Philadelphia […]

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Inside Oregon State Hospital with Diane Goeres-Gardner

April 1, 2013

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In this interview with History Press West, author Diane L. Goeres-Gardner offers a behind-the-scenes take on her new book Inside Oregon State Hospital: A History of Tragedy & Triumph. As Howard Baumann writes: “Ms. Goeres-Gardner balances the unique and complex history of the Oregon State Hospital with the art of the storyteller. This well researched […]

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Trailer Food Diaries Portland Book Events with Author Tiffany Harelik

March 28, 2013

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Trailer Food Diaries Cookbook: Portland Edition, Volume 1 Featuring delicious recipes from Portland’s local food cart chefs… Savor Soup House, Da-Pressed, No Fish! Go Fish!, Lardo, Artigiano, No Cheese Grill & more. Meet Trailer Food Diaries author Tiffany Harelik at EAT MOBILE & other Portland-area events this April & May! Author events: April 27th at […]

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Seeking Civil War Rivalry Photos

March 25, 2013

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When Oregon and Oregon State clash on the gridiron, what colors do you wear? Are you a diehard Ducks fan? A tried-and-true Beavers booster? This fall, the History Press will publish a book dedicated to Oregon’s greatest college football rivalry complete with fan anecdotes, revealing accounts of pivotal game moments, and behind-the-scenes insights from players […]

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Interview with JD Chandler, Author of Murder & Mayhem in Portland, Oregon

March 24, 2013

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In this interview with History Press West, Portland-based writer and criminal historian JD Chandler discusses the inspiration, the research, and the craft behind his new book Murder & Mayhem in Portland, Oregon. HPW: What compels your interest in murder and history? JDC: I have had a lifelong interest in history, even as a young child […]

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